Downtown Alert

Downtown Tucson Partnership frequently receives advisories including traffic alerts and other important community news that could affect workers, residents and visitors in Downtown Tucson. Check this page frequently and stay up-to-date on the latest Downtown Alerts.


Latest Alerts

JUL 23 | DOWNTOWN TRAFFIC ALERT: Via City of Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility (DTM) - Stone Avenue from Sixth Street to just south of the Toole Avenue/Franklin Street intersection (+ Stone Ave underpass) is closed to vehicular traffic. The intersection is scheduled to partially re-open mid-August 2021 with traffic signal work wrapping up by early September 2021. East and westbound travel at the intersection of Stone Avenue and Sixth Street will not be impacted by this closure.

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Map of Current Downtown Links Closures & Detours

Map of Recommended Ways Into Downtown

 


Traffic Impacts

Click and Zoom in on this interactive Downtown Core Road Closure map.* (Updated as of 8/2/21):

 

  • Road Closed: Stone Avenue from Sixth Street to just south of the Toole Avenue/Franklin Street intersection (+ Stone Ave underpass) is closed to vehicular traffic as part of The Downtown Links Project. The intersection is scheduled to partially re-open mid-August 2021 with traffic signal work wrapping up by early September 2021. East and westbound travel at the intersection of Stone Avenue and Sixth Street will not be impacted by this closure. More Information →
  • Road Closed: Church Avenue remains closed between Sixth Street and Franklin Street as part of The Downtown Links Project. Ninth Avenue between Sixth and Franklin Streets is also be closed. Church Avenue is scheduled to partially reopen mid-September with one southbound travel lane into Downtown. The full DTM project update with more information is online here.
  • Construction Zone: South Stone Avenue between Corral Street and Ochoa Street has construction on the east side of the street (northbound travel lane) due to construction at the Hilton Hotel at Cathedral Square project (141 S. Stone Avenue). Use Caution while traveling north or southbound down Stone.
  • Construction Zone: Church Avenue between Broadway Blvd to Ochoa Street has construction on the west side of the street due to construction at the Flin project. Use Caution while traveling north or southbound on Church.

*Please be aware that some road closures may be beyond what is mapped. We are only mapping road closures in the immediate downtown core area.

Other Roadway Projects to be aware of: